Council Voting Record April 16, 2007

Moved in amendment by Councillor Hofland
Seconded by Councillor Findlay
THAT Clause 1 of the Finance, Administration and Corporate Services Committee be amended to direct staff to prepare a by-law that would prohibit and/or regulate the use of killing and leghold traps; AND THAT staff engage key stakeholders in the development of the by-law.
A recorded vote on the amendment was requested, which resulted as follows:
VOTING IN FAVOUR: Councillors Beard, Bell, Billings, Farrelly, Findlay, Hofland, Kovach, Piper, Wettstein and Mayor Farbridge (10)
VOTING AGAINST: Councillors Burcher, Laidlaw and Salisbury (3)
The motion was carried.

Moved by Councillor Wettstein
Seconded by Councillor Hofland
THAT staff be directed to prepare a by-law that would prohibit and/or regulate the use of killing and leghold traps;
AND THAT staff engage key stakeholders in the development of the by-law.
A recorded vote was requested, which resulted as follows:
VOTING IN FAVOUR: Councillors Beard, Bell, Billings, Farrelly, Findlay, Hofland, Kovach, Piper, Wettstein and Mayor Farbridge (10)
VOTING AGAINST: Councillors Burcher, Laidlaw and Salisbury (3)
The motion was carried.

Moved by Councillor Burcher
Seconded by Councillor Billings
THAT the City of Guelph requests the Government of Ontario to issue a legally binding regulation requiring the phase-out of coal burning at the Nanticoke Generating Station by 2009.
A recorded vote was requested, which resulted as follows:
VOTING IN FAVOUR: Councillors Beard, Bell, Burcher, Findlay, Hofland, Laidlaw, Piper, and Mayor Farbridge (9)
VOTING AGAINST: Councillors Billings, Farrelly, Laidlaw and Wettstein (4)
The motion was carried.

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